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remove advertising on login page of Salesforce

If you have SSO then I assume you have My Domain enabled. In the My Domain setup you can set the right frame URL, if it's blank it loads the ad from Salesforce. I would point it to some internal page ...
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Salesforce password reset link expires immediately upon request

There's a Salesforce Knowledge article about this. It is caused, as other posters have said, by the email server protection software. Salesforce lists Mimecast, McAfee's 'Link Protect' feature, ...
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Salesforce password reset link expires immediately upon request

For those who are experiencing this issue on Outlook, if the URL as presented by Outlook begins with something like https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=<escaped_sfdc_url>, then ...
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Multiple SFDC Users on one PC

This is a question many Salesforce consultants will face - we will need to open many Salesforce instances and many of them are under the same domain. I would recommend using some multi-session ...
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Access scratch org from login.salesforce.com or test.salesforce.com

This is not possible. Scratch orgs are always on test.salesforce.com, although you may also use the scratch org's Instance URL (My Domain) to initiate login. current behavior is when I create scratch ...
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Is there a better way to do two-factor authentication?

There's two main ways to use 2FA. The first is where you enter a code each time you log in, and the second is where you authenticate the login through a mobile app. If you install the Salesforce ...
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Username-Password OAuth Authentication for community users?

In the profile of the user make it as API enabled. I was able to log in using api inside the community using the below soap login call., <Envelope xmlns="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/"...
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What is aura.redirect?

No documentation can be found in Salesforce but it just works. The other issue I found is that for some reason test classes don't work well with them. Hence I include code like if(!Test....
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Why can't I force:org:open my scratch org?

On inspection I saw that the POD (instance) on which my scratch orgs exist had been upgraded to Spring '20 on Saturday. The only solution I could find was to delete my scratch orgs and re-create them ...
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Salesforce password reset link expires immediately upon request

Is your email going through a virus scanner that checks links within emails for malware etc. ? The password reset link you are being sent expires as soon as the link is visited. Having an admin send ...
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Webassessor Email Address & Login change

I've had to do this. Whilst you can change most details on the Edit Profile page, your e-mail address is something you can't change. You'll need to contact them directly, you can use ktnsupport@...
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Sandbox verification emails

Have a look at the SandboxPostCopy Interface. It should be possible to have Apex run after the Sandbox is created and then modify the specific User records email address fields.
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What is the equivalent of Site.login(username, password, url) in the Lightning environment?

When I recently turned on communities this example controller (and a login form Lightning Component front) end was automatically added to the Developer Edition org: global class ...
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Received no welcome email, no password reset email, and no way to reset password for Community user

Here are few steps which you need to make sure are correct and they will surely solve your problem. Make sure your community is in active state and not in Preview mode. Make sure the community user ...
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Can a Login Flow know which Connected App started it?

You may be in luck. There's something call the ExperienceID or expid that potentially could be used to do what you want to achieve. Its primary purpose is to be able to customize the "branding ...
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Why can't I force:org:open my scratch org?

This issue is due to Spring '20 and can happen with new scratch orgs too. Not all sandbox pods are affected. The event emitter warning has nothing to do with the actual problem. The underline issue ...
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remove advertising on login page of Salesforce

If you are using chrome, you can make a chrome extension to do this. Firefox and I think Safari also allow you to make extensions. My extension widens the login inputs, but making the advertising div ...
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Using SOQL, how can I tell which users are CURRENTLY logged into Salesforce

You can query the AuthSession object to get the active sessions, which will include any that haven't ended due to timeout or the user explicitly logging out. There will generally be multiple ...
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Does an iOS app accessing SF through Mobile SDK need to be listed as a "Connected App"

This is similar to the question I answered here. The Connected app - client id and client secret can be from any org and it does not matter if you're not seeing that connected app in your org. This ...
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What is the value of using an OAuth flow for your own external systems

Storing the username and password - Ultimately something has to be stored, and an access token can be used to access resources just as easily as a username and password. That's one point of view, but ...
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Verification Code Every Login

You can whitelist your IP Address in Salesforce. This way you can skip verification code step. To add your IP address to Salesforce; Find your ip address by searching google with "what's my ip ...
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IP Address Restrictions Other Than Profile-Based?

You can't have assign IP restrictions through Permission sets (or) Workflows or any other ways. For your problem you have to assign a separate profile for the user is only the way.
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Is there any way around Verification Code ? I am using Selenium and Java to Automate Test

The verification code mechanism exists for good reasons and improves the security of production data. However in a dev org I often use the following approach to dissable all verificaiton codes, as it ...
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Does the Last Login Date become blank after a user hasn't logged in for 6 months?

Last Login is NOT cleared after 6 months. It shows just fine. My example I was going to show last logged in 7/2016 As for updating the last login, yes, if the user logs in via API it does update the ...
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Locked out of sandbox login, can I change it manually from prod?

You should be able to submit a case (in production) to have them unlock/reset your password in the sandbox. Your only other alternative would be to refresh the sandbox, which I presume you don't want ...
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Can you access the IP address of the current logged in user through Apex code?

You should be able to query AuthSession.SourceIp. An AuthSession record with a SessionType of SubstituteUser is created when you log in as another user.
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"Log in to Community as User" Button Missing

With Winter '18, Users can manage Community Users in Lightning Experience. Snippet from the release notes: No more switching between Lightning Experience and Salesforce Classic to manage external ...
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Is session duration guaranteed?

Separating your questions. My question is however, is this value of 2 hours guaranteed as a minimum session length? Will it always be at least 2 hours? Yes and No (No if a User ends the ...
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How to invoke a flow/trigger if a user fails login attempt?

You cannot run a process builder/trigger/workflow without logging in. The best you do is with invalid password then lockout the user. Set the lockout effective period to forever, then show a locked ...
Pranay Jaiswal's user avatar
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Access by same Community user to Two Communities

Each community represents its own security context. That is, community B doesn't automagically "trust" community A in terms of user logging in even if the same user is a member of both communities. To ...
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